Event Details

Intraoperative Navigation, Robotics & Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery - Morning

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Starts: Wed 7:30AM (May 15, 2019) Ends: Wed 1:30PM (May 15, 2019)

This one-day intensive program demonstrates the recent evolution in spinal navigation with an emphasis on minimally invasive surgery and a detailed review of the present and future of robotics in spinal surgery.

The emphasis of the course is to maximize efficiency and accuracy in using navigation and to discuss novel application for image guidance. This program will cover essential topics, including optimal workflow for integration of intra-operative image acquisition, positioning, frame replacement, and instrumentation use. It will also review strategies for complex cases and complication avoidance.

Corporate sponsors


Patrick Hsieh, MD

John Liu, MD

John Finkenberg, MD

George Frey, MD

Victor Yang, MD

Ron Lehman, MD

What You'll Learn

Understand current evidence supporting the use of spinal navigation in minimally invasive surgery

Learn and understand the role of robotics in spinal surgery

Describe navigation techniques for minimally invasive surgery, including applications in trauma, tumor, and spinal deformity surgery

 Price Level
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Metro Toronto Convention Centre
South Building, Meeting Room 501
Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1X5

Hotel & Travel

InterContinental Toronto Centre
(200m walking distance)
225 Front St W,
Toronto, ON M5V 2X3

Our Policy

Disclaimer - NASS courses are created to enhance physician understanding of the complexity of performing these procedures only. The course is not designed to certify that attendees are proficient in the procedures taught in the course. NASS strongly advises participants to continue to have proctoring, mentoring and additional experience prior to treating patients.

Have A Question?

We want to make sure that your registration process is a pleasant one, so if you have any trouble or a question, please email or call us at (630) 230-3600.